Kathmandu There have been 16 new cases of coronavirus infection in Nepal. After this, the total number of infected people in the country has increased to 75. Of the 16 people who have confirmed the infection on Sunday, 15 have already been placed in quarantine since they came in contact with a religious leader of the Tablighi Jamaat.
The religious leader attended a religious conference of Tablighi Jamaat in Nizamuddin, Delhi in March and was later found infected. Of these 15 people, eight are males and seven females. All of them are from Nepalgunj region of western Nepal. Significantly, 2,100 foreign nationals belonging to the Jamaat visited India since January 1 and were the first to visit Nizamuddin.
After leaving here, he spread across the country. With this, some Jamati also reached the neighboring country. Some of these deposits were corona positive. These could not be quarantined in time. In such a situation, after coming into contact with them, hundreds of people were found to be corona positive. Corona virus started spreading from Wuhan city of China in December last year, more than 3,588,267 people have been infected and more than 248,818 people have died.